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Department of BioTechnology

Research


Research Projects completed = 11 (Rs.1,37,00,000)
Ongoing project = 02 (Rs. 14,95,000)
Industrial and Consultancy Projects completed =04( Rs. 5,25,000)
Principal / Co-investigator = 07
Funding agency – DBT, DRDO, AICTE, BCUD (SPPU)

Funds Received

Patent:

· Indian Patent : 201621030302

Title: Selective biodiesel production process using specialized liquid lipases,

Date of Filing:  5/09/2016

· Indian Patent : 201721011277

Title: Process for the preparation of L-dopa from L-Tyrosine

Date of Filing: 29/03//2017

Funding by Different Agencies

Title of Project

Sponsoring Agency

Name of Researcher

Period for Project

Grant Sanctioned (Rs.)

Supplementation of vitamin B12 to improve B12-Folate ratio in pregnancy and its effect on birth outcomes.

DHR-ICMR

Joshi K.S.

2016-2018

16,01,250

Exploring Proliferative and Differentiation Potential of Ayurvedic Rasayanas using Human Umbilical Cord Mesenchyamal Stem Cells (MSCs)

Science and Engineering Research Board, SERB, Department of Science and Technology, Government of India

Joshi K.S

2015-2016

14 Lakh

SNP and  expression of genes involved in metabolism of  PUFA of pregnant women and their association with neonate anthropometrics

Indian Council of Medical Research, (ICMR), Govt. of India.

Joshi K. S.

2011-2013

15  Lakh

Performance evaluation of heat removal method in solid state fermentation

Institution of Engineers

Utpat S. S.

2011-2012

20 Thousand

Functional Genomics of Asthma

Office of Principal Scientific Advisor (PSA), Govt. of India, through Department of Science & Technology (DST).

Joshi K. S.

2010-2013

47 Lakh

LCPUFA Status and Birth Outcome in India.      (Indo-US Project)

Indian Council of Medical Research

Joshi K. S.

2008-2010

10.84 Lakh

Genomic variation analysis & gene expression profiling of “Human Dosha-Prakruti based on Principles of Ayurveda

Office of Principal Scientific Advisor (PSA), Govt. of India, through Department of Science & Technology (DST).

Joshi K. S.

2007-2011

81 Lakh

 

 

Funding by Board of College & University Development (BCUD), Savitribai Phule Pune University.

Title of Project

Name of Researcher

Period for Project

Grant Sanctioned (Rs.)

Bio-prospecting and optimization of extraction of trans Resveratrol: Commercially important anti-aging antioxidant polyphenol.

Joshi K. S.

Kulkarni S. J.

2016-18

2.30 Lakh

Novel method for Biofuel production

Jolhe P. D.

Rajput J. K.

2016-18

1.20 Lakh

Synthesis of Nanoparticles using plant extract in microreactors

Jolhe P.D.

2016-18

1.40 Lakh

Microbial degradation of Polyurathane Foam.

Jolhe P.D.

2013-15

2.70 Lakh

Standardization of insect cell line fermentation for Production of Bioactive Molecules

Kulkarni S.S

2014-16

1.90 Lakh

Cultivation of micro algae using industrial effluents

Sailaja P.        Dhamole P.B

2012-2014

1.75 Lakh

Protein separation by microfiltration under electric field

Jolhe P. D.

2011-2013

2.00 Lakh

Underutilization of Solid state Packed bed fermenters

Dhamole P.B     Utpat S. S.

2009-2012

3 Lakh

Cloning of Human Dideptidyl peptidase (DPP)4, 8 and 9

Shukla S. G.

2009-2012

3 Lakh

Development of Acid phosphatase based Biosensor for heavy metal ion detection

Joshi K. S.

Kulkarni S. J.

2009-2012

2.50 Lakh

INDUSTRIAL PROJECTS COMPLETED

Sr. No.

Title of the Project

Industry / Organisation

Name of Faculty

Consultancy Charges Received (Rs.)

1

Metabolic Disorders

Glenmark

Dr. K.S.Joshi

75,000

2

ADHD Project

Nisarga Biotech

Dr. K.S.Joshi

1,50,000

3

Heinz-Multinutrient Project

Heinz

Dr. K.S.Joshi

2,00,000

4

Nano Particles bound Natural Products for Treatment of HIV

A.J. Organica Pvt. Ltd.

Dr. K.S.Joshi

1,00,000

 

 

 

 

 

 

Research Publications - by Faculty

Sr.

No.

Name of the Faculty

Title of the Paper

Name of the Journal

Volume& Page

Year

1 Dr.P.D.Jolhe Process Intensification for Continuous Synthesis of Performic Acid Using Corning® Advanced-FlowTM Reactors Green Processing and Synthesis (DOI 10.1515/gps-2016-0147).1-8 2017
2 Dr.P.D.Jolhe Ultrasound Assisted Synthesis of Performic Acid in a Continuous Flow Microstructured Reactor Ultrasonic Sonochemistry 39, 153-159 2017
3 Mr.J.K.Rajput, Dr.S.U.Mahajani

Screening of Lactobacillus from Curd and Idli Batter for Production of Bacteriocins, Pune, India.

Proceedings of WRFER International Conference ISBN: 978-93-86291-63-9. 16th April 2017
4 Mr.J.K.Rajput, Dr.S.U.Mahajani Screening and Isolation of Lactobacillus from Novel Sources for Production of Bacteriocins. International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research Volume 8, Issue 3 March-2017

5

Dr.P.D.Jolhe

Green Route for Silver Nanoparticles by Raphanus Sativus Extract in a Continuous Flow Tubular Microreactor

International Journal of Nanoscience

Vol. 15, No. 3

2016

6

Dr.P.D.Jolhe

Sonochemical formation of peracetic acids in a continuous flow microstructured reactor

Chemical Engineering Journal

276 (2015) 91-96

2015

7

Dr. K.S.Joshi

Folate metabolic pathway single nucleotide polymorphisms: a predictive pharmacogenetic marker of methotrexate response in Indian (Asian) patients with rheumatoid arthritis”

International journal of Pharmacogenomics

2019-34-

2015

8

Dr. K.S.Joshi

FOXO3 Gene polymorphism associated with asthma in Indian Population

Molecular biology International

Vol 2015

Nov 2015

9

Dr. K.S.Joshi

DNA methylation analysis of phenotype specific stratified Indian population

Journal of translational Medicine

13/151

July 2015

10

Dr. K.S. Joshi

Genome wide analysis correlates Ayurveda Prakriti

Scientific Reports

5/157-86

June 2015

11

Dr. P.D. Jolhe

Sonochemical Synthesis of peracetic acid in a continuous flow micro-structured reactor

Elsevier

5/1385-89

April 2015

12

S. .A. Ghodke

Dr. K.S.Joshi

Studies on fragrance delivery from inorganic Nanocontainers: Encapsulation, Release and Modeling studies

Springer

96/63-65

27 March 2015

13

Ms. Sneha Deshpande

Thermodynamic and kinetic characterization of transmembrane helix association

Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics

17/1390-1398

 

2015

14

Dr. S. J. Kulkarni

Development of acid phaosphate inhibition based Amperometric  Biosensorfor determination of inorganic phosphate.

International conference proceedings IEEE

63

March 2015

15

Dr. Sarita Mahajani

Production of bioactive compounds using marine isolates in co-culturing systems.

International Journal of Current Engineering and Scientific Research

Vol-2

Issue-2

2015

16

Mr. Prashant Thorat

Microfiltration of synthetic bacteria using low cost ceramic membrane

Separation Science and Technology

50:1, 121-15

2014

17

Mrs. Sailaja.P

Ultrasonic Extraction of phenolics from seasonal fruits and investigation  of the adsorption capacity of ultrasonicated fruit residues

International Journal of Advance Research in Science and Engineering

03

2014

18

Ugbabe, G. E

Kalpana S.J

 

Molecular phylogeny of Nigerian Bignoniaceae juss. based on the chloroplast DNA sequences of rbcL and ndhF genes.

Asian Academic Research Journal Of Multidisciplinary

ISSN: 2319 – 2801

423-440

1 (19), March 2014,

19

Sailaja P, Tejas Kunte

Ammonium nitrogen reduction from municipal waste water and industrial effluents using Microalgae.

International journal of Multidisciplinary research.(IJMR)

Jaihind society

Vol II issue12

(1) Mar 2014 ISSN 2277-9302

20

Gadgil MS1, Joshi KS,

Association of homocysteine with global DNA methylation in vegetarian Indian pregnant women and neonatal birth anthropometrics

J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med.

Pubmed

2014 Feb 3

21

Jayesh Mahatre

Shraddha Kulkarni

 

Formulation and evaluation of antibacterial activity of herbal ointment prepared from crude extracts of Aegle marnelos (Bael)

International journal of Pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences.

Academic Sciences

Vol-6

10th Feb 2014

 

22

Maithili Gadgil, Kalpana Joshi

Imbalance of folic acid and vitamin B12 is associated with birth outcome: an Indian pregnant women study accepted in the European Journal of Clinical Nutrition

European Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Nature

2014 January 22

23

Kalpana Joshi

Docosahexanoic acid (DHA) content is significantly higher in ghrita prepared by traditional method

Journal of ayurveda and integrative medicine

JAIM

Pubmed

Volume : 5

Issue 2

Page : 85-88,

2014

 

24

Shraddha Utpat

P. B. Dhamole

Effect of periodic water addition on citric acid production in solid state fermentation

Journal of the institution of engineers (India) Series E

Springer

30 Dec,2013

25

Ugbabe, G. E

Kalpana S.J

 

Ultrastructure of the pollen grains in the family Bignoniaceae Juss.

Nigeria International Journal of Medicinal Plants Research

Vol. 2 (9), pp. 254-060

ISSN: 2169-303X

December, 2013,.

26

Arvind Chopra

Kalpana Joshi

 

Ayurvedic Medicine Offers Good Alternative to Glucosamine and Celecoxib in the Treatment of Symptomatic Knee Osteoarthritis: A Randomized Double Blind Controlled Equivalence Drug Trial

 

British Journal of Rheumatology

 

 

Pubmed

2013 August

27

Vinod H Gupta

 

Kalpana, Joshi

 

 

Association of NAT2 and CYP2E1 gene polymorphisms with antituberculosis drug induced toxicity in Western India

Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. (IF= 2.865)

 

Pubmed

22 JUL 2013

28

Vinod H Gupta

Kalpana Joshi

 

Association of GST null genotypes with antituberculosis drug induced hepatotoxicity in Western Indian population,

Annals of Hepatology (accepted) (IF=2.1)

 

Pubmed

06/18/2013

29

Mohd Fauzi

Kalpana, Joshi

 

Chemogenomics Approaches to Rationalizing the Mode-of-Action of Traditional Chinese and Ayurvedic Medicines

Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling

 

Pubmed

25 March 2013

 

Research Publications year wise

 

Number of Publications international, national

 

International Conferences attended by Faculty

 

 

Sr. No.

Title of conference

Level

Arranged By

Name of Faculty

Date

1

European Academy of Asthma, Allegy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI)

International

Barcelona,Spain

Dr. K.S. Joshi

May 18,2015

2

Pacific Ag Research, Florida & Microbiologist Society

International

Tampa, Florida,USA

Dr.S.U.Mahajani

June 6-10,2015

3.

Asthma Management And Health Education

International

Denver,Colorado USA

Dr. K.S. Joshi

Nov 19-21,2015

4.

‘International symposium on “Emerging discoveries in Microbiology”

International

JNU Delhi

Dr.S.U.Mahajani

Dec 7-10, 2015

5.

‘International symposium on “Emerging discoveries in Microbiology”

International

JNU Delhi

Mrs. S.S. Kulkarni

Dec 7-10, 2015

6.

International conference Bioprocessing India 2016

International

IIT, Chennai

Mrs. S.S. Kulkarni

Dec 17-19, 2015

7.

Advances in Asian Medicine

International

Bharti Vidyapeeth Deemed University, Pune

Dr. K.S. Joshi

Jan 3-7, 2016

8.

Herbal and synthetic drug studies

International

ZVM Abeda Inamdar College, Pune

Dr. K.S. Joshi

Jan 7-9,2016

9.

Biotechnology and    Bioinformatics

International

Pune

Mrs. S.S. Kulkarni

Feb 5-7,2016

 

Research Publications in Seminar/ Conference by Students

Name of the Student

Activity

Details of Conference

National/

International

Prize received

Meghana Teli, Sojal Mahajan, Isha Mahajan Oral Presentation WRFER International Conference, 16th April 2017 Participated

Asawari Kale

Paper Presentation

National Conference on “Green Technologies for Sustainable Development (NCGTSD-2016)

11-12 March 2016

Participated

Swati Marwadi

Paper Presentation

National Conference on “Green Technologies for Sustainable Development (NCGTSD-2016)

11-12 March 2016

Participated

Mihir Gupte

Poster Presentation

Bioprocessing India 2015 conference, IIT Madras

17-19 Dec 2015

 

Participated

Jyotsna Gokavi

Poster Presentation

Conference of Association of Microbiologist of India (AMI-2015), JNU New Delhi

7-10 Dec 2015

 

Participated

Mihir Gupte

Poster Presentation

Conference of Association of Microbiologist of India (AMI-2015), JNU New Delhi

7-10 Dec 2015

 

Participated

Manish Shetty

Poster Presentation

Conference of Association of Microbiologist of India (AMI-2015), JNU New Delhi

7-10 Dec 2015

 

Participated

Nirmitee Mulgaonkar

Poster Presentation

Conference of Association of Microbiologist of India (AMI-2015), JNU New Delhi

7-10 Dec 2015

 

Participated

Pooja Bait

Poster Presentation

Conference of Association of Microbiologist of India (AMI-2015), JNU New Delhi

7-10 Dec 2015

 

Participated

 

 

Paper presentation and Competitions Activities (2014-15)

 

Name of the Student

Activity

Details of Conference

National/

International

Prize received

Richa Panjwani

Paper Presentation

International Conference on Biotechnology, ICBCCE, Goa.

4th Jan 2015

 

Participated

Jyotsna Gokavi

Poster Presentation

International Conference on Biotechnology & Bioinformatics (ICBB-2015)

6-8 Feb 2015, Pune.

 

Participated

Richa Panjwani

Paper Presentation

National Conference on “Recent Trends and Innovations in Microbial World”.

15-16 Jan 2015

 

Participated

 

Sadhana Bokad

Paper Presentation

Conference “Affinity and Confluence 14”.
MAEER’s MIT Pune

Participated

 

 

 

Research Areas

Research Area biotech

Mr. Jitendra Rajput,
Dr. Sarita Mahajani

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